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Ulf Michael Bergman

Ulf Michael Bergman

Associate Professor, Associate professor

Primary fields of research

  • Macroeconomics
  • International finance
  • Time series econometrics

Current research

  • Institutions, fiscal rules and public finances
  • Cyclicality of fiscal policy, fiscal frameworks and government efficiency
  • Effects of news on CDS spreads
  • Housing prices in Denmark and Sweden

Recent working papers can be downloaded from my personal webpage

Teaching

  • International Monetary Economcis (Fall semester)
  • International Finance (Spring semester)

Selected publications

  1. Published

    Reform Capacity and Macroeconomic Performance in the Nordic Countries

    Bergman, U. M. (ed.), Jensen, S. E. H. (ed.) & Andersen, T. M. (ed.) 2015 1 ed. United Kingdom: Oxford University Press. 384 p.

    Research output: ResearchAnthology

  2. Published

    Economic stabilization in the post-crisis world: Are fiscal rules the answer?

    Bergman, U. M. & Hutchison, M. M. 2015 In : Journal of International Money and Finance. 52, p. 82-101 20 p.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  3. Published

    Do Sound Public Finances Require Fiscal Rules Or Is Market Pressure Enough?

    Bergman, U. M., Hutchison, M. & Jensen, S. E. H. 2013 The European Commission, 58 p.

    Research output: CommissionedWorking paper

  4. Published

    Best in Class: Public Finances in Sweden During the Financial Crisis

    Bergman, U. M. 2011 In : Panoeconomicus. 58, 4, p. 431-453 23 p.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  5. Published

    Business cycle synchronization in Europe: Evidence from the Scandinavian Currency Union

    Bergman, U. M. & Jonung, L. 2011 In : Manchester School. 79, 2, p. 268-292 25 p.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  6. Published

    The common-trend and transitory dynamics in real exchange rate fluctuations

    Bergman, U. M., Cheung, Y-W. & Lai, K. S. 2011 In : Applied Economics. 43, 1, p. 1-18 18 p.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  7. Published

    Monetary policy during speculative attacks: Are there adverse medium term effects?

    Bergman, U. M. & Jellingsø, M. 2010 In : North American Journal of Economics and Finance. 21, 1, p. 5-18 14 p.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  8. Published

    Expansionary fiscal contractions: Re-evaluating the Danish case

    Bergman, U. M. & Hutchison, M. 2010 In : International Economic Journal. 24, 1, p. 71-93 23 p.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  9. Published

    Real exchange rates and switching regimes

    Bergman, U. M. & Hansson, J. 2005 In : Journal of International Money and Finance. 24, 1, p. 121-138

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  10. Published

    Dissecting the PPP puzzle: the unconventional roles of nominal exchange rate and price adjustments

    Cheung, Y-W., Lai, K. S. & Bergman, U. M. 2005 In : Journal of International Economics. 64, 1, p. 135-150

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  11. Historical Evidence on Business Cycles: The International Experience

    Bergman, U. M., Bordo, M. & Jonung, L. 1998 Beyond Shocks: What Causes Business Cycles?. Fuhrer, J. C. & Schuh, S. (eds.). Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

    Research output: ResearchArticle in proceedings

  12. International Evidence on the Sources of Macroeconomic Fluctuations

    Bergman, U. M. 1996 In : European Economic Review. 40, 6, p. 1237-1258 22 p.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  13. Published

    The Rise and Fall of the Scandinavian Currency Union 1873-1920

    Bergman, U. M. & Jonung, L. 1993 In : European Economic Review. 37, 2-3, p. 507-517 10 p.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

Selected activities

  1. Communication and dissemination of Central Bank research

    Bergman, U. M. (Participant)
    1 Oct 2013

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

  2. International conference: Reform Capacity and Macroeconomic Performance in the Nordic Countries

    Bergman, U. M. (Organizer)
    20 Sep 201321 Sep 2013

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation of and participation in conference

  3. European Integration in Swedish Economic Research

    Bergman, U. M. (Participant)
    21 May 201324 May 2013

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

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